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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 05-19-2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,404
Posted By Joe.T
the pump itself was around $75, but added another...

the pump itself was around $75, but added another hour labor
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 05-15-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,404
Posted By Joe.T
did anyone actually get notified of this recall? ...

did anyone actually get notified of this recall? My '12 550GT is in the shop now with a leaky turbo coolant line and a shot aux water pump, my Indy said the pump was a recall and should be covered,...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 03-16-2019, 11:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,347
Posted By Joe.T
I have the same one on my car. It changes the...

I have the same one on my car. It changes the look of the rear of the car quite a bit. and yes, double sided tape to install
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 03-02-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 432
Posted By Joe.T
I've heard very good things about Xceler8 in...

I've heard very good things about Xceler8 in Branford.

https://www.excelerateperformance.com/
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-01-2019, 02:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 284
Posted By Joe.T
I bet it's the door handles shorted out. Second...

I bet it's the door handles shorted out. Second time it's happened to me, last time was last week. Easy fix is unplug the shorted door handle and the blown #2 fuse in your glove compartment.
...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-22-2019, 10:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,564
Posted By Joe.T
I know this is an old thread... want to share...

I know this is an old thread... want to share that this worked for me too.

I ended up disconnecting wires to all 4 doors, all the lights went out and I stopped blowing a 5 amp fuse. car running...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 02-05-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 13,500
Posted By Joe.T
Jerry, I bought my GT off lease as a CPO with...

Jerry, I bought my GT off lease as a CPO with about 20k miles. At about 40K I was burning 1 qt per 1000 miles, told it was normal. You know high performance and tight tolerances and all. At about...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 02-04-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 13,500
Posted By Joe.T
In my case, BMW has lost more than it would have...

In my case, BMW has lost more than it would have cost to "do the right thing". Both my wife and I are car shopping. My wife is replacing a mercedes E63 and me a 550GT. My car is a dream to drive,...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 01-16-2019, 04:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,747
Posted By Joe.T
buying GE stock is a better investment than a...

buying GE stock is a better investment than a BMW. I think GE is only down 58% from '17


seriously, it depends. I find the 528 to be a dog. Some people will disagree, but I think they are...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 12-16-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,436
Posted By Joe.T
a search on cars.com of 2011 cars within 50 miles...

a search on cars.com of 2011 cars within 50 miles of my home with more than 150k miles, show these all over 10k, some asking over 20k, and 2 over $30k.

And only a couple of them were $75-80,000...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 11-22-2018, 06:58 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 13,500
Posted By Joe.T
how long are they offering "replacement engines" ...

how long are they offering "replacement engines" and to what mileage?

I'm sure I'm past whatever bmw has agreed, but I started having documented problems at about 60k miles
Forum: Off-Topic 11-02-2018, 04:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,362
Posted By Joe.T
we were off to a good start, had about a dozen...

we were off to a good start, had about a dozen kids, streets had some action, showing all signs that it was going to be a fairly busy night. Then a town alert came over out over the phones.
This...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 10-13-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,548
Posted By Joe.T
I hope every day that someone runs a stop sign...

I hope every day that someone runs a stop sign and totals my 550GT.

The additional problem that I have is that I drive A LOT for work, and my car now has 130,000 miles on it so it has the residual...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 10-11-2018, 03:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,181
Posted By Joe.T
550GT, he got out of it and replaced it with the...

550GT, he got out of it and replaced it with the infinity. He didn't know if he had a lemon or if all 550's had issues
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 10-10-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,181
Posted By Joe.T
I was in Manhattan on Monday, young guy pulls up...

I was in Manhattan on Monday, young guy pulls up next to me in a new Infinity SUV (I think a loaner car by the decal in the window) rolls down his window and asks
"beautiful car, have you had any...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-08-2018, 06:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,437
Posted By Joe.T
blow is so 1990's, all the cool kids are doing...

blow is so 1990's, all the cool kids are doing heroin now
Forum: Off-Topic 10-07-2018, 11:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 814
Posted By Joe.T
they say 4 weeks before she can start doing...

they say 4 weeks before she can start doing anything again. She's done for soccer this year, likely winter league too. She has a followup with the ortho on wednesday to make sure it doesn't need to...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-07-2018, 06:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 814
Posted By Joe.T
my 15 year old broke her clavicle Thursday at...

my 15 year old broke her clavicle Thursday at soccer, I've spent the last 3 days being her personal assistant and listening to the screaming every time she moves
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 07-29-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 13,500
Posted By Joe.T
i will NEVER buy another BMW. I'm now over 120k...

i will NEVER buy another BMW. I'm now over 120k miles, but started complaining about oil consumption at about 40k.

it was "normal" until it got to be about a quart every 800 miles. They replaced...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 07-22-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 13,500
Posted By Joe.T
I came to type the same thing...

I came to type the same thing...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 07-19-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 13,500
Posted By Joe.T
my wife tells me that something came today in the...

my wife tells me that something came today in the mail... class action Bang-v- BWM. I'll have to blast through it tomorrow
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 05-06-2018, 02:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,641
Posted By Joe.T
guys the OP has a GT, rear wheel drive that...

guys

the OP has a GT, rear wheel drive that has a vibration through the gears. No CEL, I suggested axles, maybe something suspension.. I had similar issue and it was my transfer case (but his is...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 05-06-2018, 07:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,641
Posted By Joe.T
Stavo usando ruote sfalsate. Le diverse...

Stavo usando ruote sfalsate. Le diverse dimensioni anteriori e posteriori hanno causato il fallimento del mio caso di trasferimento. Presumo che la tua GT abbia X-drive


I use Spanish for work...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 05-06-2018, 05:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,641
Posted By Joe.T
ciao, hai controllato i codici difetto? Potrebbe...

ciao, hai controllato i codici difetto? Potrebbe essere qualcosa di cosė semplice come "coil" . potrebbero anche essere assi o parti di sospensione.
Avevo qualcosa di simile con la mia 550GT, e finė...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 03-31-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,003
Posted By Joe.T
same, that started a few days ago. now when I...

same, that started a few days ago. now when I hit the stop/start button to shut of the car it kills all power (no aux power). and the battery discharge warning is on all the time

I may see...
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